196 Allen Street

Bay Area Export ‘Beloved Cafe’ Aims to Serve by Month End on Allen Street

Posted September 15, 2021 at 5:01 am

The Lower East Side will soon be flowing with golden milk. Beloved Cafe – a San Francisco-based vegan eatery and juice bar – is headed to 196 Allen Street. As previously reported, the new location is the first expansion for the company beyond its Bay Area environs. Ownership promises that the new cafe is to […]

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NYPD Investigating Allen Street Assault on 66-Year-Old Asian Man as Hate Crime

Posted March 22, 2021 at 5:07 am

Police are investigating the unprovoked attack of a 66-year-old Asian man on the Lower East Side as a hate crime, authorities said. Cops said the victim was attacked Saturday morning by a homeless man in front Rockwood Music Hall at about 8:55am. The suspect reportedly approached the victim and yelled the word “Chinese” before punching […]

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In First Expansion from San Francisco, Plant-Based ‘Beloved Cafe’ Readies Allen Street Locale

Posted March 10, 2021 at 5:06 am

The former home of a popular Lower East Side pizzeria will soon birth another plant-based option. Beloved Cafe – a San Francisco plant-based eatery and juice bar – is headed to 196 Allen Street, which previously housed Pala. The new location is the first expansion for the company beyond its Bay Area environs. Beloved Cafe […]

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Rockwood Music Hall Celebrates 15 Years on the Lower East Side

Posted January 8, 2020 at 5:12 am

To commemorate fifteen big ones in the neighborhood, a month-long birthday bash will commence at Rockwood Music Hall next month. The Allen Street venue first opened its doors in 2005 and has seen the likes of Amos Lee, Elle King, Lady Gaga, The Lumineers, Matisyahu, Norah Jones, Sara Bareilles, Ben Harper, and Sting with The […]

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Why You Should Start Listening to Grace Love [REVIEW]

Posted August 31, 2015 at 10:23 am

She’s called Seattle’s “First Lady of Soul.” And with cause. Grace Love – who spent the last few years in New York City – has the pipes to match. She and her backing band, the True Loves, are on the up-and-up, and you should start listening. Last week, the chanteuse returned to the Lower East […]

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Ben Harper Played Rockwood Music Hall Last Night with His Mom

Posted April 22, 2014 at 10:00 am

Even a rockstar like Ben Harper gets nervous around mother. With good reason. The duo, accompanied by backing band, debuted their new collaborative effort last night at Rockwood Music Hall in front of an intimate audience of music industry folk (and some press). And it was allegedly the first ever gig together as “Ben & […]

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“Mock Your World” at Rockwood Music Hall Tonight

Posted December 6, 2011 at 11:22 am

Tonight is your last chance to catch the “spectacularly naughty Broadway parody” Mock Your World at Rockwood Music Hall.

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Chris Milam to play Rockwood Music Hall Tomorrow Night

Last modified November 30, 2021 at 6:58 am

More about pop singer-songwriter Chris Milam after the jump!

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Emily Greene, Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2 [6/10/11]

Last modified November 28, 2021 at 7:14 am

Emily Greene celebrated her birthday Friday night at the Rockwood Music Hall Stage 2. Full review after the jump!

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Sister Sparrow and the Dirty Birds, Rockwood Stage 2 [2/4/11]

Posted February 8, 2011 at 6:18 am

Friday evening, we found ourselves at Rockwood Stage 2. The band was electric, the crowd bopping.

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